Leo Thalassites, U.S.’s Oldest Cop, Dies at 92

Leo Thalassites, the longest-serving active police officer in the U.S., died August 18, at age 92. An active cop for nearly six decades he first joined...

US Senator John McCain Dies Aged 81

Senator John McCain, the Vietnam war hero turned senator and presidential candidate, has died aged 81. Mr McCain died on Saturday surrounded by his family,...

US Study Highlights ‘Devastating’ Impact of Austerity on Greece’s Health

A new study by researchers from the University of Washington found that the health of the Greek population declined and death rates rose sharply after...

Greek Singer First in American Competition Among 6,000 Participants (video)

The young singer and songwriter Leon of Athens (Timoleon Veremis) managed to finish first in the category of Folk/Singer-Songwriter of the International Song Contest...

U.S. Warns Turkey Against Purchase of Russian Missiles

The United States Department of State has once again warned Turkey against purchase of Russian S-400 anti-ballistic missile defense systems, saying such an action...

Archbishop Demetrios of America will Attend 9/11 Event at Church of St Veronica

In memory of the tragic terrorists attacks of Sept 11, 2001 in the USA, Archbishop Demetrios of America will be attending an event to...

Sam Galeotos Loses Race for Governor of Wyoming

Greek-American businessman Sam Galeotos failed in his bid to win the Republican nomination for Governor of Wyoming. The nomination went to State Treasurer Mark Gordon,...

Chicago Coming to Athens: American Airlines to Launch New Daily Direct Flight

American Airlines announced a nonstop daily service from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport to Athens for the 2019 summer season. The service on a Boeing 787-Dreamliner...

U.S. Says Greece, 5 Other Countries, Dumped Welded Pipe in U.S. Market

The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it had made a preliminary determination that large-diameter welded pipe from Canada, China, Greece, India, South Korea...

Greek American Sam Galeotos Runs for Wyoming Governor

Businessman Sam Galeotos is among six Republican candidates battling for nomination to become next Governor of Wyoming in the elections to be held in...